This program provides Registered Practical Nurses (RPN) with the necessary knowledge and expertise to care for clients in perioperative settings. The program will consist of theoretical and lab components. Some more unique components of the program include, a transition to practice course and 210 hours of clinical practicum in a perioperative setting.
This program is intended for students who are working in a hospital setting and can make arrangements for a field placement at their current place of employment.
Please Note: As of August 1, 2015 Lambton College will no longer be sourcing field placements for new students in this program.
Current and valid RPN registration with Ontario College of Nurses
Nurses are the largest group of health care providers in Canada. Registered Nurses provide direct nursing care to patients, deliver health education programs and provide consultative services regarding issues relevant to the practice of nursing. Registered Nurses may specialize in areas such as Perioperative Nursing.
Online & Continuing Education